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Bertie Bond's Diary Item 16
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Izmit (40.82, 29.92)
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Mudros (Μούδρος) (39.8744, 25.2706)
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Charles Townsend (Birth: 21/02/1861, London - Death: 18/05/1924, Paris)
Description: British Army officer
Bertie Bond's Diary
Andrew Hancock | europeana19141918:agent/199a9ab45b473975ff2599d915b36236
Bertie Bond | europeana19141918:agent/89c87ba3bfd2cd1a73b28b88f940c77c
2014-06-30 07:05:02 UTC
2014-06-30 07:10:20 UTC
The last few months of the war through the eyes & pen of my grandfather Bertie Bond, sailor on board HMS FuryHis personal diary
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boiler cleaning, whilst we were alongside of her the Turkish representatives were aboard of her with Gen Townsend having a Conference about Peace terms with Turkey, and Peace was signed at midnight aboard H.M.S. Agamemmion. Friday Nov: 1st left Agemmemion and went alongside our depo ship H.M.S. Blenheim for stores and provisions. Sunday Nov: 3rd left Blanhiem and had orders to proceed to Milo and escort to Italain
boiler cleaning, whilst we were alongside of her the Turkish representatives were aboard of her with Gen Townsend having a Conference about Peace terms with Turkey, and Peace was signed at midnight aboard H.M.S. Agamemmion. Friday Nov: 1st left [Agemmemioux] and went alongside our [Depo]? ship [HMS]? [Blankiem] for [stocks]? and provisions. Sunday Nov: 3rd left [Blankiem] and had orders to proceed to [Milo]? and escourt to [Italian]? [bruisers.....]? back to [Mudros]? met them and our back we had a submarine [S...]? one of the Italian bruisers seeing our [wake]? took it for the wake of a submarine and started firing at it, we arrived in [Mudros]? quite safely same day with the [biled]? ship and then drafted [anchor]?. Left [Mudros] again Tuesday Nov: 5th in Company with  more destroyers and [done] torpedo [Dunning], came into [Mudros] again the same night and [biled]? ship and dropped anchor, had a well earned rest until Sunday Nov: 10th and then left [Mudros]? with convoy enroute for [Ismid]? and to take possession of Turkey the Dardenells being a free passage to all Allied
boiler cleaning, whilst we were alongside of her the [Turkish?] representatives were aboard of her with Gen Townsend having a Conference about Peace terms with Turkey, and Peace was signed at midnight aboard [HMS?] [Agemmemioux]?. Friday Nov: 1st left [Agemmemioux] and went alongside our [Depo]? ship [HMS]? [Blankiem] for [stocks]? and provisions. Sunday Nov: 3rd left [Blankiem] and had orders to proceed to [Milo]? and escourt to [Italian]? [bruisers.....]? back to [Mudros]? met them and our back we had a submarine [S...]? one of the Italian bruisers seeing our [wake]? took it for the wake of a submarine and started firing at it, we arrived in [Mudros]? quite safely same day with the [biled]? ship and then drafted [anchor]?. Left [Mudros] again Tuesday Nov: 5th in Company with  more destroyers and [done] torpedo [Dunning], came into [Mudros] again the same night and [biled]? ship and dropped anchor, had a well earned rest until Sunday Nov: 10th and then left [Mudros]? with convoy enroute for [Ismid]? and to take possession of Turkey the Dardenells being a free passage to all Allied
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